BLOCKCHAIN FOR NEWBIES
To understand why blockchain matters, look past the wild speculation at what is being built underneath, argue the authors of The Age of Cryptocurrency and its newly published follow-up, The Truth Machine: The Blockchain and the Future of Everything.
If you look at last few years of crypto investing, VCs have largely looked at crypto companies effectively as decentralized companies -- as equities. But, as things have played out, value hasn’t accrued to equity in the parent company; it has instead accrued to the token network. Speculative value, to be sure, but value nonetheless.
In this article, we are going to see the step by step approach to create Decentralized Application using Ethereum Public Blockchain (using Solidity, ReactJS & IPFS).
This article will describe several methods that could be used to place large smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain.
A lot of people face immense confusion over the differences between the different kinds of coins and tokens out there in the crypto space…and for good reason. With the sheer amount of projects out there, it could incredibly tough for someone, new to the space, to keep up with everything.
Before ICOs became a household name, companies in the fiat world were already doing IPOs or Initial Public Offerings. The idea is very simple. Private companies become publicly traded by selling shares of their company to the public. IPOs require a lot of due diligence, formalities, and paperwork. Because of this, several deserving companies lost out on lucrative opportunities.
This is when ICOs came in and changed everything.